“Steve Kerr called Kevin Durant more gifted than Michael Jordan, not the better player”: Matt Barnes points out the idiocy in criticizing his Warriors head coach’s take on KD

Former Warriors forward Matt Barnes supports Steve Kerr regarding his statement on Kevin Durant being more gifted than Michael Jordan. Over the years in the NBA, players have been compared with each other. It happens all the time in a…

“Suns don’t fear LeBron James and Anthony Davis”: Matt Barnes explains why Mikal Bridges, Devin Booker and co will have a real go at Lakers stars in Game 2

Matt Barnes believes teams with younger talent don’t know why they should be afraid of the Lakers, resulting in the Suns beating them.  The Los Angeles Lakers, despite going through a roster revamp in the 2020 offseason to make them…

“Kwame Brown lol”: Nick Young declares the former Lakers forward unanimous winner of his beef with Stephen Jackson and co

Former Lakers and star Nick Young announces his thoughts on the kerfuffle between Kwame Brown, Stephen Jackson, and Matt Barnes. There has been a tussle recently in the NBA community, and it is a big one. Former 1st overall pick…

“Kwame Brown should be mad at Michael Jordan, not me”: Matt Barnes responds to former Lakers forward’s diss video

Matt Barnes seems to have accepted defeat in a pure battle of words with Kwame Brown, but he had a parting shot for the former Lakers forward. A response from Kwame Brown regarding all that’s been talked about him was…

“Stephen Jackson, you’re a fake BLM activist”: Kwame Brown fires back at Gilbert Arenas and ‘All the Smoke’ podcasters for comments on his play

Tensions between Stephen Jackson and Kwame Brown are now at a fever pitch in the wake of the latest ‘All the Smoke’ podcast. Gilbert Arenas was recently a guest on the ‘All the Smoke’ podcast. The former Wizards star had…

“Rachel Nichols, why don’t you speak?”: When Michael Jordan encouraged the budding NBA insider in her early days covering basketball

ESPN analyst Rachel Nichols recalls a time when Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan called out her skills as a journalist.  As everyone in the NBA community knows by now, Michael Jordan is basketball royalty. He is arguably the greatest player…

‘LeBron James is the closest thing to a superhero’: Lakers’ owner Jeanie Buss explains why she holds ‘The King’ in such high regard

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss heaps massive praise onto her superstar LeBron James, explains why he deserves so  LeBron James has certainly achieved an awful lot over the course of his long career. The 36-year-old is a 4-time MVP,…

“Might wanna add Kevin Durant to this list”: Matt Barnes and Rich Kleiman react to Steve Kerr omitting the Nets star from his list of ‘untradable’ players

Steve Kerr neglected to mention his former star Kevin Durant on a list of untradable stars, and Rich Kleiman is not having it. The Golden State Warriors lost a hard-fought game to Boston tonight. Stephen Curry took his streak of…

“Michael Jordan and his Bulls in the social media era would blow up crazy”: Zach LaVine reflects on ‘The Last Dance’ with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson

Zach LaVine raved about the popularity and appeal of Michael Jordan and his 3-peating Chicago Bulls during the 90s in a recent podcast. Matt Barnes runs a very tight ship on the ‘All the Smoke’ podcast. Stephen Jackson, who was…

‘Kobe Bryant was playing harder than ever’: Former star Matt Barnes reveals the time when the Black Mamba crushed teenagers in a pickup game

Matt Barnes narrated a hilarious story to Stephen Jackson from the time when Kobe Bryant crushed some teenagers in a pick-up game. There is no other who is more fierce a competitor than the late Kobe Bryant. When we talk…